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Grand finale of Melting Pot made in Wroclaw, 26 – 30 April 2016
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Thu, 28/04/2016 - 15:44  PDF version
A project celebrating the UNESCO International Jazz Day & the European Capital of Culture, Wroclaw 2016, supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.   For eight editions, starting in September 2013 until February 2016, young improvisers from various European countries came together to join forces with visual artists, dancers...
26th Mediawave Music Gathering: 27 April - 1 May
by MEDIAWAVE International Film and Music Festival on Wed, 27/04/2016 - 16:29  PDF version
The 26th Mediawave music gathering will take place between the 27 April and the 1st of May with its unique blend of ethnic, authentic folk music, jazz, improvised and underground music, free expression and organised acts with a music and a film programme, in the stunning venue of Fort Monostor, at Komárom Hungary....
Cheltenham Jazz Festival …around town
by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Tue, 26/04/2016 - 11:02  PDF version
Cheltenham Jazz Festival is coming to town, bringing Cheltenham to life with over 80 free performances in pubs, clubs and in the streets during the Festival (27 April to 2 May).   …around town will kick off on Wednesday 27th April at St Paul’s Church with Jo Whiley hosting a BBC Music Introducing showcase of the best jazz bands from across the...
Final names announced for Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2016
by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Tue, 26/04/2016 - 11:01  PDF version
Cheltenham Jazz Festival has confirmed the final line up for its 20th anniversary with British DJ and presenter Jo Whiley to host the ‘BBC Introducing’ showcase and Leo Green’s ‘Sounds of the 50s’ featuring very special guest Imelda May capping off the impressive bill. Taking place across six days from April 27th – May 2nd, the festival will once again...
Gamlestaden Jazz Festival 23-30 April 2016
by Gamlestaden Jazz Festival on Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:48  PDF version
Some of this year's artists include HIATUS KAIYOTE (AUS), CHRIS POTTER QUARTET (USA), ODDJOB, ISABELLA LUNDGREN, RIGMOR GUSTAFSSON and MANY MORE.    About Gamlestaden Jazz Festival aka "Gmlstn Jazz"  Gmlstn Jazz Festival is an international and modern stage for high quality jazz of today with...
JAZZAHEAD! FESTIVAL FROM 7 TO 24 APRIL IN BREMEN WITH PARTNER COUNTRY SWITZERLAND
by jazzahead! on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:29  PDF version
From musical theatre via literature and new music to jazz - the jazzahead! Festival presents Swiss productions and top international jazz acts as part of the festival The jazzahead! Festival is scheduled to take place from 7 to 24 April in Bremen, the full program is now announced. Under the motto schweizsuissesvizzerasvizra, the festival's main focus is...
5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival
by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:27  PDF version
25 - 30 April 2016, International Jazz Day.  Katowice, Poland. The 5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival starts and finishes with the strong Scandinavian kick off. The whole program, however, differs from subtle piano solo of Jack DeJohnette, ladino chants performed by Yasmin Levy and the whole range of greatest Polish jazz and cross-over...
The line-up of Festival Jazzkaar 2016 now announced!
by Jazzkaar Festivals on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:31  PDF version
Awarded with the title Estonian Best Music Festival, the Tallinn international festival Jazzkaar announced its full line-up. In the 27th year of its existence the heart of the festival will once again be a creative hotspot of Tallinn, the Telliskivi Creative City. All jazz fans are welcome at several venues from April 22 to May 1st. The headliners...
APRIL JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY AND NEW JAZZ CLUB!
by April Jazz Espoo on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:18  PDF version
APRIL JAZZ CELEBRATES 30th ANNIVERSARY AND LAUNCHES A NEW JAZZ CLUB The biggest jazz festival in the Helsinki metropolitan area, April Jazz, has released its 30th anniversary program. The biggest international names this year include a cappella group Take 6, pianist Robert Glasper with his Experiment band, singer...
TERENCE BLANCHARD, COURTNEY PINE & CHARLES BRADLEY LEAD A STAR STUDDED LINE UP FOR GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
by Sage Gateshead on Thu, 14/04/2016 - 13:31  PDF version
Sage Gateshead is preparing to open its doors for the 12th Gateshead International Jazz Festival on 15-17 April 2016 as it welcomes thousands of jazz, funk, soul and RnB fans for a weekend of top class music from multi award-winning artists from the UK, Europe and across the pond.   New Orleans trumpeter Terence Blanchard shares a...

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